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LBSU downs UCSB in three sets

LBSU downs UCSB in three sets

March 23, 2016

The No. 4 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team cemented its 17th 20-win season as they downed No. 7 UC Santa Barbara in three quick sets Wednesday night inside the Walter Pyramid.   LBSU (20-4, 14-3...

LBSU splits weekend matches against CSUN

Kayce Contatore, Staff Writer

March 20, 2016

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports, Today

The No. 2 Long Beach State men’s volleyball split its weekend matches against No. 11 Cal State Northridge, sweeping the Matadors in the Walter Pyramid Friday before falling in five sets on Saturday at the Matadome. The 49ers lost the top ranking and fell to No. 2 after falling in five sets to Ohio State on March 12. The loss to the Matadors is the first for LBSU to a team outside of the top five American Volleyball C...

LBSU splits weekend matches against Lewis, Ohio St.

LBSU splits weekend matches against Lewis, Ohio St.

Kayce Contatore, Staff Writer

March 13, 2016

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports, Today

The No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team has an up-and-down weekend, getting a win against No. 13 Lewis University and its first loss in 12 matches from No. 5 Ohio State in the Asics Tournam...

LBSU returns home notching victories against Mt. Olive, Penn State

Kayce Contatore, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2016

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports, Today

The No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team secured its 11th straight victory over the weekend with wins against Mt. Olive and No. 6 Penn State on Friday and Saturday, respectively. On Saturday, the 49ers (17-2, 12-2) lost a set for just the second time in the last seven games; Hawai’i took a set in its 3-1 loss to the 49ers on Feb. 24. LBSU dropped set two against Penn State before bouncing back to take down t...

Weekend previews

Weekend previews

March 2, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Softball, Sports, Today, Women's Sports

Men’s basketball Who: Hawai’i (23-4, 12-2) When: Saturday at 4 p.m. Where: Walter Pyramid TV: Fox Sports Prime Ticket Need to know: The Rainbow Warriors have only lost twice in the conf...

Weekend previews

Weekend previews

February 24, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Softball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Today, Uncategorized, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

Men’s basketball Who: UC Riverside (13-15, 4-8) When: Saturday at 4 p.m. Where: Walter Pyramid Need to know: Long Beach State (15-13, 9-4) come into its second regular season meeting against a team...

LBSU blocks its way past UC Irvine

LBSU blocks its way past UC Irvine

February 21, 2016

The Long Beach State men’s volleyball won up its 11th consecutive set in a 3-0 sweep against UC Irvine Friday night inside the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers (13-2, 10-2) have not dropped a set since losing the s...

LBSU sweeps UC San Diego inside Walter Pyramid

LBSU sweeps UC San Diego inside Walter Pyramid

February 17, 2016

In a match between the first and last place teams in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation, the No. 1 ranked Long Beach State men’s volleyball team eased past UC San Diego, 3-0, on Wednesday night ...